News

  1. Business and Human Rights

    Myanmar Responsible Business and Human Rights Forum

    01 June 2019

    Employers in Myanmar debate, with ILO support, on rights-respecting businesses being a driver for human rights promotion and just, inclusive and peaceful society.

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    Women in Business and Management

    Women in leadership bring better business performance

    22 May 2019

    A new report shows gender diversity improves business outcomes, and makes it easier to attract talent. The report also looks at the reasons behind the continuing gender diversity deficits, and makes recommendations for breaking the cycle.

  3. Media advisory

    Women, leadership and business performance – Report launch

    14 May 2019

  4. ILO100

    100 years in a day – the ILO embraces the globe with a ‘virtual’ tour

    28 March 2019

    A global webcast, covering 24 offices in 24 hours, will showcase the diversity of ILO work, as part of the ILO 100 celebrations.

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    Future of business

    Business models worldwide face radical change: ILO-IOE study

    25 March 2019

    A new study finds that innovation and flexibility are needed in the face of major changes affecting the way businesses around the world operate.

  6. Responsible business practices

    Decent work, CSR for competitive and productive enterprises

    15 March 2019

    Representatives of enterprises and business organizations from the Western Visayas region are introduced to an innovative programme from the International Labour Organization, the Organisation for Economic Development, and the European Union.

  7. Employers Organizations

    Improving Labour Services in the Garment Industry in Myanmar

    13 March 2019

    The Bureau for Employers' Activities of the ILO (ACT/EMP) has supported the Myanmar Garment Manufacturers Association (MGMA) in setting up a Labour Department providing quality labour related services to company-members.

  8. Gender equality

    Employers in Peru promote women’s empowerment in business with ILO support

    13 March 2019

    The Bureau for Employers' Activities of the ILO (ACT/EMP) has supported the CONFIEP in the creation of the Working Committee "Action for Equality", an instance that will help accelerate the closing of gender gaps in the business environment

  9. Business Disability Network

    The Bureau for Employers' Activities (ACT/EMP) is instrumental to the creation of the India Business Disability Network (IBDN)

    24 January 2019

    The India Business Disability Network (IBDN), the India chapter of ILO’s Global Business Disability Network (GBDN) was set with the support of ACTEMP and the ILO Office for South Asia in New Delhi.

  10. ILO 100

    ILO100 A year for celebration and reflection

    23 January 2019

    In 2019, the ILO is celebrating its 100th anniversary. The Centenary is an opportunity to celebrate the ILO’s achievements, reaffirm its position as the authoritative global organization for the world of work and reflect about the future.